Incident

Property fire

Date
6.49pm - 11 September 2021
Last updated
8.40pm - 11 September 2021
Status
Ongoing
Incident type
Building (other)
Location
Mincinglake & Whipton Ward
Attending station
Danes Castle
Ottery St Mary

Fire control received a call to report a fire in a garage in a rear of a property at the given location.

On arrival the incident commander confirmed that smoke and flames were issuing and got to work to gain access to the garage to carry out firefighting actions.

Once inside crews got to work with 2 Breathing Apparatus, 1 Hose reel jet, 1 Covering jet, Small tools, Triple extension ladder and a thermal imaging camera.

The fire caused 30 percent damage to the garage and was believed to be started accidentally.